Cup

Description
Cylindrical cup with a tapered, D- or ear-shaped, molded strap handle soft-soldered to the body at its soft-soldered, lapped seam. Faint incised line below wire rim. Attached bottom has folded edge and foot ring with flat center. No marks.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
cup
date made
1840 - 1890
Physical Description
iron (overall material)
tin (overall material)
iron wire (rims material)
Measurements
overall: 2 1/4 in x 3 5/8 in x 2 7/8 in; 5.715 cm x 9.2075 cm x 7.3025 cm
place made
United States
ID Number
DL*389132
catalog number
389132
accession number
182022
subject
Domestic Furnishings
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Home and Community Life: Domestic Life
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
Credit Line
Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Arthur M. Greenwood
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